Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Illegal Timber Cutting by Electric Corp.
Date July 1946
Description Photograph shows area where timber has been cut illegally. Taken by A.S. Burns in July 1946 at the intersection of the Blue Ridge Parkway and US Highway 221, at Milepost 292.
Location Location Name: Intersection of Blue Ridge Parkway at U.S. Route 221 (near Blowing Rock, N.C.)
Parkway Milepost: 292.0
Latitude: 36.148646
Longitude: -81.663814
Creator Individual A.S. Burns
Tags Electric utilities
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway